FC Barcelona lost 1-0 against Real Betis at the Camp Nou on Saturday, leaving them further behind league leaders Real Madrid. Xavi, Jordi Alba and Riqui Puig all spoke after the match.
According to Cadena SER the agent of Ousmanne Dembele and FC Barcelona director of football Mateu Alemany met today to discuss the Frenchman’s future. An arduous discussion that lasted 3 hours, the message transmitted in the fallout was that despite Dembele having very appealing offers from numerous clubs in Europe, his priority is to continue at Barca.
According to ESPN, the Chelsea duo has emerged as winter targets for FC Barcelona as they look to bolster their front line in the January transfer window. This is part of a signing policy by the Catalan club to target players out of favour at their current club who can arrive on an initial loan basis.